Gandhi’s Truth – Divya Dwivedi & Shaj Mohan

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Manthan is a forum to promote public discourse. It aims to promote vibrant, meaningful, intelligent conversations in many ways. It is one-of-its-kind initiative in the country which aims to engage citizens from all walks of life.

In 14 years, since 2005, it has hosted 275+ talks by Thought Leaders from across the world, on the widest variety of subjects. Countless debates happen daily on all kinds of issues. Manthan is apolitical, non-partisan, and a voluntary initiative. It has over 20,000 opt-in members.

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Divya and Shaj speak about what and how Gandhi thought over various issues that came up for him fro time to time during the freedom struggle

Divya Dwivedi and Shaj Mohan, Philosophers

About Divya Dwivedi
Divya Dwivedi is a philosopher based in the subcontinent. With Shaj Mohan,
she is the author of Gandhi and Philosophy: On Theological Anti-Politics
(Bloomsbury Academic UK, 2019). She teaches philosophy and literature in the
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology
Delhi. She is the co-editor of Public Sphere from the Outside the West
(Bloomsbury Academic UK, 2015) and of Narratology and Ideology (Ohio State
University Press, 2018).

About Shaj Mohan
Shaj Mohan is a philosopher based in the Subcontinent. His other
publications are in the areas of philosophy of technology, metaphysics,
reason, politics and truthness. He is the co-author with Divya Dwivedi of
Gandhi and Philosophy: On Theological Anti-Politics (Bloomsbury Academic UK,

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